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    romeo and juliet

    In Romeo and Juliet how does
    Shakespeare overcome the problem of boys
    playing women’s parts?

    any help on this would be greatly appricated thankyou

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    Re: romeo and juliet

    Quote Originally Posted by Anonymous
    In Romeo and Juliet how does
    Shakespeare overcome the problem of boys
    playing women’s parts?

    any help on this would be greatly appricated thankyou
    There was nothing to overcome. At that time, most live plays were baudy and it was unheard of to have women actors. The audiences were used to the "deception".

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